This is a film still from TOMBOY d. Céline Sciamma, 2011.
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TUESDAY: What’s on in London today [08/02/22]

TUESDAY 08 FEBRUARY 2022 (A–Z) // What’s on in London today across DIY, indie & alternative cinema including one-off screen events, film seasons, film festivals & our selection of new releases.

By RADIANT CIRCUS // Twitter @radiantcircus / Instagram @radiantcircus


TOMBOY d. Céline Sciamma, 2011 + Short: BEAUTIFUL d. Emma Frayne-Ford + Intro presented by Wimbledon Film Club & Free2B for LGBT History Month at Curzon Wimbledon (08 FEB 20:30).

“When a family moves to a new neighbourhood during summer break, the 10-year-old, named Laure, presents as a boy named Mikhael to the local children. Screened in partnership with the South London youth charity Free2B. With an introduction by the Mayor of Merton.”



35MM PRESENTATIONS at The Prince Charles

  • Includes (check venue for full listings): LAST NIGHT IN SOHO 35mm d. Edgar Wright, 2021 (from 06 to 17 FEB various).

ANIME at The Prince Charles

BIG SCREEN CLASSICS: LGBT HISTORY MONTH at BFI Southbank

FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT: FOR THE LOVE OF FILMS at BFI Southbank

FRANÇOIS TRUFFAUT REVISITED at Ciné Lumière

HOMELAND: FILMS BY AUSTRALIAN FIRST NATIONS DIRECTORS at Barbican

  • Includes (check venue for full listings): AFTER THE APOLOGY d. Larissa Behrendt, 2017 + Virtual Introduction by the director (08 FEB 18:30).

JULIA DUCOURNAU at The Prince Charles

  • Includes (check venue for full listings): TITANE d. Julia Ducournau, 2021 (04 to 17 FEB various).

STUDIO GHIBLI at Picturehouse Cinemas

THREE FROM STEVE MCQUEEN at The Prince Charles

  • Includes (check venue for listings): SHAME d. Steve McQueen, 2011 (08 FEB 18:10 – £1 Members’ Screening).

WHAT LIES BENEATH: THE INTRICATE REPRESENTATIONS OF A ‘DARK MIND’ IN JAPANESE CINEMA at ICA 

  • Includes (check venue for listings): ARISTOCRATS d. Yukiko Sode, 2021 (08 FEB 18:15); LIFE: UNTITLED d. Kana Yamada, 2019 (08 FEB 20:55).


BELLE aka Ryû to sobakasu no hime d. Mamoru Hosoda, 2021.

THE EYES OF TAMMY FAYE d. Michael Showalter, 2021.

  • Also 04 to 10 FEB (various dates/times): JULES ET JIM aka Jules and Jim d. François Truffaut, 1962 at: BFI / ICA / Picturehouse Cinemas // KISS ME KOSHER d. Shirel Peleg, 2020 at: JW3 (from 10 FEB) // LINGUI, THE SACRED BONDS d. Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, 2021 at: Barbican / Curzon Cinemas / ICA // NIGHTMARE ALLEY: VISIONS OF DARKNESS AND LIGHT d. Guillermo del Toro, 2021 at: Picturehouse Cinemas // THE ROSSELINIS d. Alessandro Rossellini, 2020 at: Bertha DocHouse.


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